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2006 Honda Odyssey

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2006 Honda Odyssey Problems

Brakes -- Verified

The front brake rotors can warp and cause a vibration when braking. The rotors will need to be machined or in cases where they are worn to thin, replaced to correct this issue.

Miscellaneous -- Verified

There have been some issues reported with the electric sliding doors. Our technicians remind us that proper diagnoses will be necessary to determine the cause of various faults which may occur.

Engine -- Verified

A rough idle and harsh transmission shift can be caused by a broken front engine mount. Replacing the broken mount will address these issues.

Engine -- Verified

A rear engine mount that is broken can cause an engine vibration felt in the vehicle. Replacing the failed mount will repair this problem.

Electrical & Lights -- Verified

Children feeding coins into the radio's CD slot can cause blown fuses, lights to stay on (both interior and exterior), and can ruin what was once a perfectly good radio.

2006 Honda Odyssey Recalls (Recent)

Body, Interior & Misc., August 2, 2006

RepairPal Expert Overview:

Honda has recalled 2006 Accord, Civic, CR-V, Element, Insight, Odyssey, Pilot, Ridgeline, Acura MDX, RL, RSX, TL, TSX, and 2007 Honda Fit vehicles because the contact information for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is listed incorrectly in the owner's manual. Honda is contacting dealers and customers to provide them with a postcard containing the correct information.

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Brakes, January 25, 2011

RepairPal Expert Overview:

Use of incorrect brake fluid may cause a rubber seal in the rear of the master cylinder to become dry and leak. The leaking fluid will enter the brake booster and may not be visible externally. A loss of brake fluid can reduce braking efficiency, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the affected seal on all master cylinders, leaking or not. This recall is scheduled to begin during December of 2010. The Acura recall number is R52; the Honda Recall Number is R51.

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Engine, March 14, 2014

RepairPal Expert Overview:

The affected vehicles are being recalled because a fuel leak can develop from the area of the fuel pump strainer cover. Parts to permanently repair this concern are not yet available. Honda will first send owners an interim letter, followed by a second letter when the remedy parts become available. Parts are expected to be available beginning in the summer of 2014. Vehicles currently leaking fuel from the pump cover will get a replacement using the part currently available. All recalled vehicles will receive a revised cover once the part becomes available.

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2006 Honda Odyssey Questions and Answers

bryanparish, 2006 Honda Odyssey, Brea, CA

I have a 2006 odysee and I cannot get the cover off- I unscrewed two screws from the back but that is as far as I can get. It seems to be stuck.

DaFlicks, 2006 Honda Odyssey, Crete, IL

Hit a pothole in Chicago that deployed my curtain air bags on both sides of vehicle. Touring edition. VMI conversion (wheelchair access ramp)

lsn, 2006 Honda Odyssey, Vine Grove, KY

Just bought van. Can't seem to get consistent wireless headphone reception with dvd. Works fine with radio and cd, but chatters or nothing with the dvd. Have changed batteries and the dvd b...

walden, 2006 Honda Odyssey, California City, CA

when does the timing belt need to be changed? How many miles? About what it the average price of the timing belt and labor? Also why does honda use rubber belts instead of chain belts for timing...

skid27, 2006 Honda Odyssey, Lakewood, CA

both of the front accessory plugs have stopped working. I have replaced the fuses and they still do not work. What else could it be? Also the rear passanger window just stopped working but fuse ...

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2006 Honda Odyssey Reviews

We have the EX with leather, purchased four years ago, but have only 27K miles. We use the car when all six of us travel together, mostly on family visits and vacations.

The kids love it, it is nice to drive. I think there is a little blind spot over the left shoulder that make lane changes a bit of a challange, but that is my only real comlaint.

On the highway, it quickly goes into eco mode to save gas. A handy feature with gas at 3.50 a gallon. They did cheap out by not having an outlet in the front and it is annoying that they don't have daytime running or dawn to dusk lighting. But overall it is a great car.

Warning: the gas struts that hold up the trunk failed suddenly, hitting me on the shoudler. It is a heavy door and could have seriously hurt or killed one of my kids. There are recalls for them for the 2005 and 2009 models, but if you call Honda Customer Service in CA and complain, they will work with you.

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